Million Dollar Buzz

  • Hall of Famer Johnny Bench joined the line-up of celebrities taking part in the "Trading With the Stars" portion of the Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. Bench appeared today on "Squawk Box"--the show he's trading for.

  • We're adding some "star power" to the Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. In conjunction with the Challenge, we're pitting CNBC program against program and celebrity against celebrity to see who has the best stock-trading chops.

  • Hey folks--need a strategy session for the contest? CNBC's "On The Money" had two great guests Friday night to offer their best advice--one even wrote a book on winning the challenge.

  • Hey everybody. CNBC's "On The Money" started their first re-cap of the contest on Friday. Here's some of what we learned: The first two leaders from Tuesday and Wednesday, both employed similar strategies, they went all-in on a stock that was forecast to have positive earnings, or looked to bottom fish and catch the bump.

  • Well--the first week of the Million Dollar Portfolio challenge is over--so let's see where we stand. Nancy Beaumont sits on top of the leader board with a portfolio value of $1,645,296.56 or a weekly gain of 64.5%. Nancy has multiple portfolios registered for the contest...

  • Hi there and welcome. You're in just the right place for everything you want and need to know about the CNBC Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. We're all contest, all the time and we're excited--to say the least.